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On the lathe, by the lathe: do you have questions? frustrations? tips? This forum is for all the woodturners out there.

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first lathe purchase -Excelsior?

02-07-2016 12:50 PM by BB1

Have been slowly adding items to our shop and am considering adding a lathe. ...

13 02-15-2016 12:39 PM
View JerryinCreek's profile

Has anyone used the Nova Dovetail Chisel to form Bowl Recess?

02-11-2016 04:08 PM by JerryinCreek

I see Nova offers a chisel they say will make the correct dovetail for mounti...

12 02-14-2016 11:26 PM
View Mark's profile


01-25-2016 05:43 PM by Mark

Morning all. I have turned a mid sized hollow vessel. 4”x5”tall....

7 02-14-2016 08:23 PM
View AZWoody's profile

What are common sizes for turning and carving blanks?

02-13-2016 05:21 AM by AZWoody

I am going to be sorting through a lot of my woodpiles and will be having a l...

7 02-13-2016 06:29 PM
View Rick M's profile

Turners, how many calipers do you own?

01-29-2016 03:43 AM by Rick M

Or how many are too many? :) I’ve been wheeling and dealing in tools...

24 02-13-2016 06:28 PM
View Loribama's profile

Machinist to woodworker :)

01-28-2016 03:15 PM by Loribama

I took Machine Technology in college. I’m kind of interested in working...

14 02-13-2016 05:20 PM
View lando42295's profile

HF Mini Lathe replacement tool rest

01-19-2016 06:46 PM by lando42295

Hi all, I have the HF Mini lathe (

8 02-13-2016 04:06 AM
View Masseriawoodworks's profile

Question about Projects

02-11-2016 02:52 AM by Masseriawoodworks

Im a turner and I am trying new projects now is it ok to post my resin casted...

3 02-11-2016 05:17 PM
View Sam's profile

33" Baseball Bat-Penstate Plans

02-01-2016 11:19 PM by Sam

More to come….

4 02-08-2016 06:16 PM
View Don Broussard's profile (online now)

Shopsmith Lathe Chuck, Faceplate, Live Center

02-08-2016 05:13 AM by Don Broussard

Long title with a request for recommendations for a chuck, faceplate and live...

5 02-08-2016 04:15 PM
View JerryinCreek's profile

Skew Chisel

02-07-2016 11:11 PM by JerryinCreek

Haven’t turned a thing yet but have a midi lathe and Nova G3 chuck orde...

6 02-08-2016 03:54 AM
View gwilki's profile

Bowl from several boards

01-29-2016 07:57 PM by gwilki

Made from off cuts of mahogany, walnut, cherry, maple and purpleheart. It is ...

13 02-07-2016 05:32 PM
View WallynSC's profile

Help ID'ing Robert Sorby Tool

02-05-2016 01:35 AM by WallynSC

What is the name and model number of this turning tool, I did a little search...

9 02-05-2016 09:05 PM
View Mark34's profile

Woodturning classes in St.louis?

02-02-2016 02:39 PM by Mark34

I’m looking for somewhere in or near St.louis that offers classes in wo...

2 02-03-2016 02:58 PM
View kmetzger's profile

Matching an internal profile

01-20-2016 09:24 PM by kmetzger

I’ve been asked to make an oboe stand –

12 02-01-2016 01:28 PM
View Ken90712's profile

New Jet Lathe Woodcraft 15% off

01-09-2016 05:11 PM by Ken90712

I finally did it, yesterday I bought a Jet 1221VR Mid lathe. I have no experi...

22 01-31-2016 10:32 PM
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01-26-2016 11:28 PM by Nubsnstubs

This is a table I made way back in 08-09. It was one of my first attempts at ...

11 01-29-2016 04:45 PM
View NJJoe's profile

Coffee grounds inlace?

01-27-2016 10:34 PM by NJJoe

I have a (I think) silly question. I have never used coffee grounds as an in...

15 01-29-2016 03:59 PM
View Bill7255's profile

Jet 1014VS electrical issue

01-26-2016 12:53 AM by Bill7255

I have a Jet midi lathe with vs. I haven’t used it much for turning la...

10 01-29-2016 11:25 AM
View jeff's profile

Recess tenon

01-26-2016 09:48 AM by jeff

I have a Nova G3 chuck with the standard 50mm jaws.How much depth in a recess...

3 01-26-2016 03:28 PM

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